Richard Louis Rolen , MD

General Practice and Internal Medicine

(423) 794-5520

State Of Franklin Healthcare Associates PLLC
301 Med Tech Pkwy Ste 240
Johnson City, TN 37604

Overview

The depth of Dr. Whitaker's roots in East Tennessee are evident in his educational background as well as his current practice. He is the recipient of three degrees from East Tennessee State University, including a master's degree in microbiology and a medical degree from the James H. Quillen College of Medicine. In addition, Dr. Whitaker continued his ETSU education, serving as Chief Resident during his medical residency and completing his cardiology fellowship. He is a former Associate Professor in the Internal Medicine Department of the James H. Quillen College of Medicine. Dr Whitaker is board certified in Cardiology including interventional and nuclear cardiology . He is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, as well as the Tennessee Medical Association. Dr. Whitaker has a special interest in the study of new and evolving therapies for cardiovascular disease. He has served as the Principal Investigator of approximately twenty clinical trials, with a special research emphasis in the treatment of acute coronary syndromes. "The best part of clinical research is that it allows me to bring treatments of the future to East Tennessee today."

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 36 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine,University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1985

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Quillen Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Methodist Medical Center
  • Johnson City Medical Center
  • Physicians Regional Medical Center

Specialties: General Practice and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS NC Blue Value
  • BCBS NC BlueOptions
  • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • Blue Network P
  • Blue Select
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cigna Tennessee Memphis LP-EPO Network MRF
  • Cigna TN EPO Nashville and Tri-Cities
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Rolen's Office Information

State Of Franklin Healthcare Associates PLLC
301 Med Tech Pkwy Ste 240
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 794-5520

Fax: (423) 328-2694
Website: www.sofha.net
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun-

Doctor Rolen's Other Office Information

Hmg Primary Care At Johnson City
215 E Watauga Ave
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 461-2100

Fax:(423) 346-1219
Website:www.holstonmedicalgroup.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-